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Invasive Cardiac Tech Adv, Cath Lab - UPMC West Shore

  • Job ID: 880505696
  • Status: Full-Time
  • Regular/Temporary: Regular
  • Hours: D/E 0700-17:30 w/ call
  • Shift: Variable
  • Facility: UPMC Pinnacle Hospitals
  • Department: WS Cardiac and Vascular
  • Location: Technology Parkway, Mechanicsburg PA 17050
  • Union Position: No
  • Salary Range: $27.71 to $42.45 / hour

Description

Purpose:
Performs imaging procedures at an advanced level not requiring constant supervision. Competently performs a variety of advanced technical procedures that require independent judgment, ingenuity and initiative to apply prescribed ionizing radiation for diagnostic purposes.

Responsibilities:

 

  • Demonstrates a willingness to learn new skills as well as educate others in their areas of expertise. Serves as a resource for new hires and students
  • Demonstrates the ability to function independently, and perform services at other facilities including on call responsibility
  • Performs all job responsibilities of an Invasive Cardiovascular Technologist II
  • Works as team member within assigned area to expedite patient care efficiently by demonstrating excellent communication and customer service skills. Effectively communicates with physicians, co-workers, managers, and patients in assigned sites and/or departments
  • Completes yearly project designed for the service line and or for implementation at the system level, content agreed upon with management. Content areas include but not limited to: evidence based practice change; service line workgroup leadership; quality improvement; research.
  • Demonstrate mastery of all equipment utilized for procedures
  • Active role in inventory management as assigned. Assures that annual lead apron testing is completed
  • Active participation in quality improvement activities for department as well as system level workgroups

 

Qualifications

  • Graduate of an approved School of Radiologic Technology (RT-R) or Invasive Cardiovascular Technology (RCIS).
  • 2 years of experience in invasive cardiology, vascular and/or electrophysiology.
  • Must have obtained a performance review rating of strong/solid/good on most recent performance review to be eligible for promotion.


Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
Radiologic Technologist (RT-R). RT-R is required to have CV certification or Cardiovascular Technologist is required to have RCIS certification. CPR and ACLS certification is required.

Clearances must be dated within 90 days
 

  • ARRT Certificate OR Registered Cardiac Electrophysiology Specialist OR Registered Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist Echocardiograph and Ultrasound
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) OR Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Act 33 with renewal
  • Act 34 with renewal
  • Act 73 FBI Clearance with renewal

  • UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

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   Current UPMC employees must apply in HR Direct